Touring News: Mother And Son, Die! Die! Die!, Heirs
News posted Friday, March 4 2011 at 04:00 PM.
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– Wollongong-based duo Mother and Son have announced a run of shows to support the release of their debut self-titled album. The “blues tinged garage rock” act will play shows up the east-coast, as well as dates in New Zealand for the first time. Mother and Son is out now through Impedance Records, with a vinyl version of the album available in the coming weeks. The band plans to tour Europe in October.
Thursday, Mar 24 - Red Rattler, Sydney, NSW
Friday, Mar 25 - Gallery 5 Crown Lane, Wollongong, NSW
Wednesday, Mar 30 - Dirty Decadence, Newcastle, NSW
Thursday, Mar 31 – Bettle Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday, Apr 2 - The Loft, Gold Coast, QLD
Friday, May 6 - Mighty Mighty, Wellington, NZ
Saturday, May 7 - Wammy Bar, Auckland, NZ
Saturday, May 14 - The Retreat, Melbourne, VIC
– It’s been little more than a few months since they last graced our shores, but New Zealand’s Die! Die! Die! are set to return to Australia this month. The band will play six east-coast dates all up, including a stint at Ric’s Big Backyard Festival in Brisbane. They promise “old songs, new songs and old new songs”, presumably from last year’s Form. The tour precedes dates in Europe, Japan and China.
Saturday, Mar 26 - Big Backyard Festival, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday, Mar 27 - Great Northern Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW
Wednesday, Mar 30 - Filth, Beach Road Hotel, Bondi, NSW
Thursday, Mar 31 - Croatian Club, Newcastle, NSW
Friday, Apr 1 - Purple Sneakers @ The Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW
Saturday, April 2 - Tonedeaf @ Ding Dong, Melbourne, VIC
– Six months after its release, Melbourne’s Heirs take their second album Fowl on the road. The band will play three shows supporting Laura in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney, followed by a headline show of their own in Perth. The tour kicks off tonight (March 4) in Adelaide with Laura and Slight of Build.
Friday, Mar 4 - Enigma Bar, Adelaide, SA
Saturday, Mar 5 - East Brunswick Club, Melbourne, VIC
Friday, Mar 18 - Sandringham Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Saturday, Mar 26 - The Bakery, Perth, WA